Bruichladdich ‘The Classic Laddie’ Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky (700ml)
Volume: 700ml ABV: 50% Age: No Age Statement Country: Scotland
RECEIVE A BONUS PAIR OF ‘LADDIE’ SOCKS WITH ANY PURCHASE FROM THE PROGRESSIVE HEBRIDEAN DISTILLERY, BRUICHLADDICH, PORT CHARLOTTE OR OCTOMORE. While Stocks Last
This Single Malt Scotch whisky has been crafted by former Master Distiller Jim McEwan from individually selected casks to showcase the classic, floral and elegant Bruichladdich house style. Unpeated, it is the signature bottling of the distillery and the definitive Bruichladdich
Made from 100% Scottish Barley, trickle distilled, then matured for its entire life by the shores of Loch Indaal in premium American Oak, it is a testament to the quality of the ingredients used by this distillery. This is authenticity, as the lads and lassies at the Bruichladdich distillery know barley matters.
Official Tasting Notes
Character: Smooth as pebbles in a pool. It’s clean, fresh and lively with both the oak and the grain in perfect harmony.
Colour: Sunlight on fields of early summer barley.
Nose: The bouquet is brilliant. Opening with barley sugar and a hint of mint before leading into the most wonderful notes of freshly cut wild flowers; buttercup, daisy, meadowsweet, myrtle, primrose and cherry blossom. The cleanliness of the spirit is remarkable. As the seconds tick by, more aromas rise from the glass, little zephyrs of spindrift and sea pinks reminding you that this spirit is matured exclusively by the sea. After some four or five minutes and with the addition of a little water, caramelised fruits drift onto the scene; lemon drops and honey, tangerine and tablet
Palate: The palate entry is so refined and refreshing, the sweet oak and the barley arriving together sending the taste buds into raptures. The fruits from distillation drift in on an Atlantic breeze and pop on the tongue like champagne bubbles. A combination of ripe green fruit, brown sugar and sweet malt bring closure. A taste back in time, a realisation that not all single malts are equal and to achieve the absolute optimum, you must use barley that is made in Scotland. Make this one the benchmark for all others you meet on your journey through the stills of Scotland.
Finish: Unforgettable! Its best enjoyed in good company, you just don’t want the evening to end. It brings warmth to the heart and soul. The clock slows down and the cares of tomorrow disappear into the dawn.
Mood: Relaxed, enjoying the spirit in the glass and the laughter from tales often told but never tired of hearing.
|Dimensions||35 x 14 x 14 cm|
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